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Ambulatory healthcare services

Table 7. Number (and Incidence Rates in Cases/10,000 Full-Time Workers) of Nonfatal Occupational Illnesses, Healthcare and Social Assistance Sector, 2008
Healthcare and Social Assistance SubsectorNAICS codeNumber of Cases (Incidence Rate)
Subtotal: Ambulatory healthcare services62110,200 (22.9)
Physician offices6211- (-)
Dental offices6212- (-)
Offices of other health practitioners6213- (-)
Outpatient care centers62142,100 (48.3)
Medical and diagnostic laboratories6215300 (12.7)
Home healthcare services62162,000 (30.9)
Other ambulatory healthcare services62191,600 (79.9)
Subtotal: Hospitals62221,400 (59.1)
General medical and surgical hospitals622120,000 (58.8)
Psychiatric & substance abuse hospitals6222300 (37.4)
Specialty hospitals (ex. 6221 and 6222)62231,100 (78.9)
Nursing and residential care facilities
Subtotal: Nursing and residential care facilities6239,100 (38.2)
Nursing care facilities62315,700 (44.5)
Residential care facilities62321,100 (25.0)
Community care facilities62332,100 (39.6)
Other residential care facilities6239200 (16.6)
Social assistance
Subtotal: Social assistance6243,600 (19.9)
Individual and family services62411,500 (18.3)
Community food and housing and emergency and other relief services6242100 (9.4)
Vocational rehabilitation services6243900 (36.5)
Child day care services62441,100 (17.4)
Total, healthcare and social assistance sector6244,300 (36.1)
Total, Private Industry (16 years and older) 187,400 (19.7)

Dash (-) indicates that data were not available for this NAICS code. Data were extracted from 2008 BLS Table SNR8 and SNR 10

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